"Best Contract Research Organization" & "Best Clinical Trial Network and Site"



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-- WITH PHOTO -- TO HEALTH, AND NATIONAL EDITORS:

Accelovance Nominated for TWO 2014 Vaccine Industry Excellence (ViE)

Awards

ROCKVILLE, Md., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Accelovance,

a therapeutically focused clinical research organization (CRO), has

been named a finalist for two Vaccine Industry Excellence (ViE)

Awards, with nominations for "Best Contract Research Organization" and

"Best Clinical Trial Network and Site."

This is the seventh consecutive year Accelovance has been honored as

an award nominee at the World Vaccine Congress, winning for "Best

Contract Research Organization" in 2009, 2010, and 2011, as well as

receiving a "Highly Recommended" distinction in 2013.

"We're honored to be nominated for these two awards, which highlight

the continued depth and breadth of our leadership and experience

within the conduct of vaccine trials. Our dedication to serving the

needs and advancing the research of Sponsors in this important

therapeutic area continues to be validated by this global Conference

distinction," commented Stephen J. Trevisan, Accelovance President and

Chief Executive Officer.

Accelovance will be evaluated by an international panel for quality of

services, performance, client satisfaction, Sponsor relationships, and

the overall value brought to study Sponsors. Accelovance is well known

within the industry for its experience in managing vaccine trials, for

successful clinical oversight, patient enrollment and retention, and

for providing full service solutions to Sponsors. Award winners will

be announced at the 14th Annual World Vaccine Congress being held in

Washington, D.C.March 24-26, 2014.

About Accelovance

Accelovance is an award-winning, niche CRO focused primarily in

vaccines, oncology, and general medicine. Accelovance operates four

core service divisions; a full-service Contract Research Organization,

Site Management Organization, Patient Recruitment, and Call Center

that positively impact the advancement of clinical research. As a

clinical services provider to the pharmaceutical and biotech

industries, Accelovance offers comprehensive services including

management and implementation of Phase I-IV clinical trials, patient

recruitment/retention solutions, and a Clinical Call Center that can

assist in recruitment, retention, and post-marketing surveillance.

Established in 2005 with a corporate mission to improve the quality

and predictability in clinical research, Accelovance is a privately

held company headquartered in Rockville, Maryland. Accelovance has

made significant strides in the industry by combining strong business

and operational perspective with clinical and medical expertise.

Press Contact: Michael Keens, VP Business Development 240.238.4941

mkeens@accelovance.com Twitter: @Accelovance

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